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Detroit Councilman Takes Foreclosure Awareness Campaign Door-To-Door

February 27, 2015

By Pat Batcheller




"I can't sleep at night knowing that there's just one home out there that's facing tax foreclosure."

Detroit City Councilman Gabe Leland (District 7).

Thousands of Detroit homeowners face foreclosure this year. The Wayne County Treasurer has been working with them to help them pay back taxes and keep their homes. A City Councilman wants to help spread the word this weekend that there is help available. Gabe Leland will go door-to-door Saturday meeting constituents in his 7th district. He tells WDET’s Pat Batcheller that home foreclosures threaten Detroit’s comeback. Click on the audio link above to hear the conversation.